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African Wings - Day Trips

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A birds eye view of undisturbed whales completely unaware of human presence. Mothers and calves, mating groups, whales breaching, Great White Sharks and dolphins from the comfort of our dedicated whale watching aircraft.Whale sightings guaranteed in...more
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Stanford, Overstrand 7210, South Africa
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All reviews wings whale watching see whales once in a lifetime whale season scenic flight southern right whales thank you so much sense of humour nothing compares wonderful pilot bucket list an experience of a life time no comparison white shark hour flight amazing trip
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Reviewed December 3, 2018

Almost left this blank as words fail me. This has got to be one of the best experiences we’ve had. An understatement to say viewing whales from above is special. David was brilliant - he asked what we were after and didn’t rush off when...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Thank you so much David for being so accommodating due to having to move our booking. In 30mins we saw over 30 whales and even a Great White Shark. Ironic as in the same day my husband and I had been cage diving for over...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

We took an amazing 1 hour trip with a Cessna to look at the whales. An unbelievable sight of numerous whales with their babies. The water was crystal clear blue so you could see the different colors. Some were white. Then we flew onto Dyer...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

The pilot was excellent and went to a lot of trouble to show us the best sightings. It was a windy day but he made us feel at ease. Such an amazing experience.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

If you are in the area and only have time for one activity, this should be it. Dave is an amazing pilot and very knowledgeable guide. Bucket list stuff, for sure. Thanx Dave.

Date of experience: October 2018
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AFW_DA, Manager at African Wings - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

The company does its best to accommodate everybody and it is as special for us to share this experience with you as it is for you to experience the flight and scenes we have to offer in our area. Kind Regards David

Reviewed August 2, 2018

If you are wanting to watch whales this is the best trip ever to take, We’ve done land sea and air and there is no comparison. David was an excellent pilot, made us feel safe and wanted to make sure we saw everything we wanted...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Today we luckily met David and he took us on an amazing trip to see the whales. As a family of four we split up to make two flights. David made it all worthwhile with his own enthousiasm and giving us a great view of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Our morning flight with David was perfect. We saw seals, dolphins and whales which was pretty good for so early in the season. We felt extremely safe and had a really fun flight - the perfect end to our honeymoon. My husband even got the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

My elderly mother and I took a trip of a bit over an hour with Dave. It was absolutely wonderful. Don't let the fact that it's not whale season put you off; there is plenty to see from the sky. We flew around Cape Agulhas,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing whale watching flight with David. We saw about 12 southern right whales with their calves, ~80 dolphins, loads of seals and 2 sharks. David is fun & the flight is just stunning (not just the animals also the landscape)!

Date of experience: November 2017
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sharonatma
April 23, 2018|
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Response from AFW_DA | Property representative |
Hi Sharon , apologies for the late reply ,the website has been problematic for a period of time. It is now up and running so please visit the website and you are able to make your booking from there. Regards
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Brenda R
February 21, 2016|
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Response from Marion490 | Reviewed this property |
hello Brenda, we paid ZAR 6615 last summer for a one-hour flight. With the kind of plane we had, I understand there can be til 3 people per flight. Maybe you can book let's say the whole morning meaning 3 to 4 flight so that... More
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